New York Car Rentals

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New York, NY
Dec 9 — Dec 16
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New York, NY
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in New York?

All

$43 - $104

Family size

$63 - $129

Economy

$46 - $91

The cheapest time to rent a car in New York is in January. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just $50 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in January. The price of a car rental in New York can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


New York car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $96/day to rent a small car in New York. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$18/day
Dec 26 - Jan 25
New York
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$18/day
Dec 26 - Jan 25
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
Jan 3 - Jan 17
New York
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$19/day
Jan 3 - Jan 17
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Jan 9 - Jan 16
New York
4320 Broadway
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$23/day
Jan 9 - Jan 16
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$24/day
Jan 2 - Jan 15
New York
45-01 20th Ave
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$24/day
Jan 2 - Jan 15
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
Jan 2 - Jan 15
New York
45-01 20th Ave
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$24/day
Jan 2 - Jan 15
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Jan 10 - Jan 23
New York
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$25/day
Jan 10 - Jan 23
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport

New York, New York

Nearby attractions:

Citi Field8.8 mi
Brooklyn Bridge12.2 mi
Gramercy Park12.7 mi
Union Square12.9 mi
New York City Police Museum12.9 mi
Newark Airport

Newark, New Jersey

Nearby attractions:

Statue of Liberty6.9 mi
Battery Park8.3 mi
National 9/11 Memorial & Museum8.5 mi
One World Trade Center8.6 mi
Wall Street8.7 mi
New York LaGuardia Airport

New York, New York

Nearby attractions:

Citi Field1.9 mi
Guggenheim Museum4.5 mi
Yankee Stadium4.6 mi
Metropolitan Museum of Art4.7 mi
Central Park4.9 mi

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Car Rental in New York

We've had 163,400 searches from users looking to rent a car in New York this month so far.

What cleaning measures are being taken by New York car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies that have updated their cleaning routines in New York in response to COVID-19. While car cleanliness has always been important, many companies are taking it a step further to ensure vehicles meet higher safety standards. Learn more about the full list of options that are available in New York. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in New York in January?

For January in New York, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $115 - but some users found deals as low as $24. $65 is a normal deal for a week-long rental in New York, but for January it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $20, depending on your requirements.

Is there a fee to cancel my New York car rental?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your New York car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in New York offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to rent in New York during January?

Renting a Standard car in New York during the month of January is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 35.6 °F and precipitation around 2.8″ during January, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in New York will cost you $89/day on average.

Which rental car company in New York has the most locations?

Enterprise is the car rental company with the most locations in New York. At those 15 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of $97 in New York.

What is the speed limit in New York?

Travelers who rent a car in New York should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 25 mph. Suburban speed limits around New York are generally 75 mph, whereas speed limits on highways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re traveling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.


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